After Suicide, Town Passes Law Banning Online Harassment

Amid continued outcry over the hoax that preceded a teenager's suicide, the town of Dardenne Prairie, Mo., has passed a law banning online harassment. Although it's only a misdemeanor with a maximum penalty of 90 days in jail or a $500 fine, the law is specifically targeted at the kind of online attack that Meier faced in the days prior to her death last year.

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